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    Often separated couples are able to reach an agreement between themselves regarding what should happen with their family finances. Either sitting around the kitchen table or otherwise amicably discussing matters, they decide what should happen with the house, the money, their assets, without formalising that agreement legally.   They proceed on the misconception…

There have been reports in the news this week raising concern over ‘Online divorce forms’ having been incorrectly calculated for people going through divorce – http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-35128010.   This relates to the court ‘Form E’ financial statement, which can be completed by members of the public who are going through divorce, using the Justice.gov.uk website. The…

Harbour Family Law has been independently rated Top 3 Family Law Solicitors in Bristol ! The rating takes into account extensive client reviews, ratings, history, complaints, satisfaction, trust, costs and general excellence. Harbour Family Law founder Katy Zikking responds, “It is just great to receive confirmation that all of our efforts to deliver an excellent…

  1 –        The pronouncement of the Decree Absolute does not mean you have a financial clean break from your spouse So, you’ve received the Decree Absolute – the final order of the divorce, which means your marriage has now been legally dissolved. However, before you start making plans for the future,…

  At this time of year our attention is focused on family – gathering together to celebrate, to spend time with loved ones and cherish those moments of peace, serenity and comfort. Unfortunately not all will be able to enjoy the festive period, due to the breakdown of a relationship with their partner or husband…